Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter

Adopt a Friend
Adopt a Friend

Adopt A Friend And Save a Life

Save an animal today, and you are saving many.

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Save a Life
Save a Life

Adopt A Friend And Save a Life

Rescue an animal today, and you are saving many.

Adopt Now


Your donation today leads to compassionate care and second chances. Donate your tax deductible gift to the animal friends of UPAWS and be a part of their bright futures.

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Adopting an animal is an exciting experience, one that will add years of joy for the entire family as well as a lifetime of love and comfort for the animal. Your new best friend is waiting for you. Great friends found at UPAWS.

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The Animals Need You! Work with the animals directly, provide a foster home, volunteer at an event or offer your professional skills to help the animals. We have a whole list of volunteer opportunities. Please take a look at our volunteer application and opportunities today.

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Featured Event

Chili Cook-Off

Join UPAWS supporters for the hottest event of the year! The second annual UPAWS Chili Cook-off Challenge!

$10 for all you can eat chili and cast your vote for the BEST chili in Marquette County!

Music by the Louisiana Bayou Boyz!

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Contact Us

Phone: (906) 475-6661
Fax: (906) 475-6669
Email: info@upaws.org

Office Hours

Mon-Wed: 12pm to 4pm
Thursday: 12pm to 6:30pm
Friday-Sunday: 12pm-4pm


84 Snowfield Road
Negaunee Township
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